Configuration help Tags: Configuration Intel Components Last response: September 30, 2009 2:10 PM in Components Share daniel_GNT September 30, 2009 1:38:07 AM hello! im looking for a good configuration for work and GOOD GAMING, so i need some good advice? here's what im looking at: intel core 2 quad q9550 MB asus P5Q turbo intel p45 4 gb ram 800 mhz ati radeon HD 4890 / 1gb so this is what im looking at, but i need good advice? thx "i dont even know if the components fit together" :$ More about : configuration WR2 a b å Intel September 30, 2009 3:47:58 AM *How To Ask For New Build Advice* aberchonbie September 30, 2009 5:51:15 AM maybe you should go for a phenom ii build with the money you're gonna throw at a q9550 and p45 setup.. Related resources PC Build Configuration Help - Forum New system configuration - Need help with config - Forum ASAP help with configuration workstation 8000$ - Forum Help With Push&Pull Configuration With Corsair H100 - Forum HTPC Configuration Strategy Help - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ulysses35 September 30, 2009 10:23:22 AM I would probably suggets going i5 at the moment if you can find a good deal on the mobo / cpu. anyway as for the kit you have chosen, firstly yes they will all work / fit together. to use the full 4gb of ram you need a 64 bit operating system - otherwise you wont see more than 3.1gb Most of the assembly will be straight forward - plenty of guides on the net, however depending on your pc case neat cabling will be the biggest challenge. jsc a b å Intel September 30, 2009 2:10:16 PM As an owner of a Q9550 and a Q6600, I agree with ulysses. If you are contemplating such a build, go with an i5. And if you are planning to use a 4890, think about the new 5800's. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum*How To Ask For New Build Advice* ForumAmateur in need of help on SSD configuration ForumConfiguration help ForumPc configuration help ForumPlease help review desktop configuration ForumKeyboard configuration for certain games, need help :) ForumPlease help me get a Triple Router Y- configuration working! ForumDesktop CPU Configuration Help Needed ForumDesktop CPU Configuration Help Needed ForumNew Gaming PC Configuration HELP ! ForumMissing BP Configuration Setting TLV Type: 17.9 Help me!! ForumHELP ! MY SLI CONFIGURATION ISN'T SHOWING UP!!!! ForumHelp with Power Suply for configuration ForumHelp me to find a system configuration ForumNeed help with system configuration More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !